‘Modern Dads’ podcast
NYC Dads Group members Lorne Jaffe and Christopher Persley discuss the portrayal of dads on the hit ABC-TV sitcom, Black-ish. They talk about race, the use of satire and comparisons to other TV shows featuring black families including The Cosby Show, 227, and The Jeffersons. Lorne and Christopher also caught up with the show's star, Anthony Anderson, to ask him about modern fatherhood.
The Parents' Phrase Book author and L.A. Dads Group member Whit Honea also joins to offer his heartfelt advice on talking to your kids about the fine line between stereotype and satire.
The Modern Dads Podcast tackles race and fatherhood in the context of how ABC-TV sitcom ‘Black-ish’ portrays dads.
We’ve compiled some excellent web resources to help you celebrate National Poetry Month with your child, whether you just read them or want to try to write them.
Join us and family advocacy organization A Better Balance from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern time, April 24, for “The Modern Dad’s Juggle,” a free webinar on how to find father’s that perfect work-life balance.
We talk about the changing workplace, relationships and the importance of play for adults with Brigid Schulte, author of “Overwhelmed: How To Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time.”
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During the annual league dinner that autumn, my teammates and I watched as the championship team received shiny blue warm-up jackets and trophies. The rest of us received lukewarm baked ziti washed down with generic cola and envy.